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    My school wants my choices in by tommorow. Problem is I am not sure whether to study maths or not. I think I'll regret not studying it but if I decide to I may find it much to hard and regret taking it. My ability in maths is good, I am good at the subject and I should get an A at GCSE but if if I went to a dead good school I may have been able to get better. I like maths but because I'm going to be taking three big subjects I am worried about the workload (History, English, Geography). I do not want a career in anything related to maths. If I don't take maths then I shall do an easier option which looks fun and enjoyable.

    Hope you can help.

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    (Original post by carrie2)
    My school wants my choices in by tommorow. Problem is I am not sure whether to study maths or not. I think I'll regret not studying it but if I decide to I may find it much to hard and regret taking it. My ability in maths is good, I am good at the subject and I should get an A at GCSE but if if I went to a dead good school I may have been able to get better. I like maths but because I'm going to be taking three big subjects I am worried about the workload (History, English, Geography). I do not want a career in anything related to maths. If I don't take maths then I shall do an easier option which looks fun and enjoyable.

    Hope you can help.

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    well, wot field do u want to go into at uni?
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    (Original post by carrie2)
    My school wants my choices in by tommorow. Problem is I am not sure whether to study maths or not. I think I'll regret not studying it but if I decide to I may find it much to hard and regret taking it. My ability in maths is good, I am good at the subject and I should get an A at GCSE but if if I went to a dead good school I may have been able to get better. I like maths but because I'm going to be taking three big subjects I am worried about the workload (History, English, Geography). I do not want a career in anything related to maths. If I don't take maths then I shall do an easier option which looks fun and enjoyable.

    Hope you can help.

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    Do maths.. I 've heard that even the content for A level maths will be reduced pretty soon..
    If you do AQA maths there will be no coursework involved
    Best of luck with whatever you choose
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    (Original post by IntegralAnomaly)
    well, wot field do u want to go into at uni?
    Geography or History.
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    (Original post by carrie2)
    Geography or History.

    Maths could be very useful with geography. Although by no means necessary, a level maths could help with some aspects and possibly widen your choice of courses or careers.
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    Best of luck with whatever you choose
    Thanks
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    (Original post by hitchhiker_13)
    Maths could be very useful with geography. Although by no means necessary, a level maths could help with some aspects and possibly widen your choice of courses or careers.
    Do you think I'll have too much work? I'm good at all the possible subjects but I know I will have to work very hard.
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    (Original post by carrie2)
    Do you think I'll have too much work? I'm good at all the possible subjects but I know I will have to work very hard.

    All I can say is I'm doing maths, physics chemistry and english lit, and it is a lot of work but not impossible, or even particularly stressful most of the time.
    Your level of interest is a big factor. Do you enjoy maths?
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    (Original post by hitchhiker_13)
    All I can say is I'm doing maths, physics chemistry and english lit, and it is a lot of work but not impossible, or even particularly stressful most of the time.
    Your level of interest is a big factor. Do you enjoy maths?
    Yes and no. I have looked at some of the help me threads and seeing complicated algebra looks quite boring but not impossible. It does look a bit interesting. I'm going to regret either not taking it or taking it and getting a bad mark. It only appeals to me because I dont want to regret not taking it because i am good at it and i know its a good a-level to have.
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    Hey you're taking three of the same as me (Eng, hist and geog)

    Just thought I'd point that out. I didn't take maths because I find it hard and boring, I did psychology instead. But if you like maths then go for it
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    Do it, listen in class and do a few practice questions from the textbook every week (then every day when you begin other revision), talk to a teacher when you have any problems, you'll get a high A. I got an A for maths at GCSE and although I found the beginninng slightly challenging I'm sailing through P1 and M1 with ease.

    Trust me, you can get an A with the effort, understanding and practice. I think it'd also be a good subject to contrast all that essay writing.
 
 
 
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